Johns Hopkins Medicine Patient Care Technician - Emergency Adult - Day Shift in Columbia, Maryland

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Patient Care Technician - Emergency Adult - Day Shift

Requisition #: 177293

Location: Howard County General Hospital,

Columbia, MD

Category: Nursing Support/Patient Care

Work Shift: Day Shift

Work Week: Full Time Nursing (36 hours)

Weekend Work Required: Yes

Date Posted: Dec. 7, 2018

Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field.

The Patient Care Technician (PCT) performs direct patient care tasks under the direction of the Registered Nurse and performs various tasks as competency documentation designates. Work occasionally requires internal contacts outside the work group to exchange relevant information. Communication with external contacts involves providing or giving factual information.

36 hours per week

Day Shift

7:00 AM - 7:30 PM

Every 3rd weekend is required

Work Location: Columbia, MD

High School Diploma or High School Equivalency Diploma. Completion of an approved medical training program beyond high school (i.e., PCT Training Program, Nursing Technician). Completion of an approved phlebotomy course preferred. Nursing students are excluded from the above requirements while they are actively enrolled in an approved nursing program and after completion of a Fundamentals of Nursing course. Nursing students must successfully complete the hospital-based PCT Training program prior to performing the duties of a patient care technician. Must pass the medical knowledge test. IV initiation, EKG, foley catheter insertion, basic respiratory/physical therapy skills preferred.

1 year of related experience required

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.